Weddings, Engagements, Anniversaries

Engaged

Lonnie and Kathy Wilson of Norway are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter, Olivia, to Andrew Johnson, son of Eric and Carla Johnson of Victoria, Minn. Olivia is a 2014 graduate of Bay de Noc Community College. She currently works for Orono School District in special education. ...

Katie and Jerome Ritzman

Wedding: Borga, Ritzman

NORWAY — Katie Jo Borga and Jerome Francis Ritzman were married on Sept. 23, 2017, in a small, intimate ceremony at the Borga family’s Camp Lukanooch in Hardwood. The bride and groom were united under a beautiful arbor created and constructed by the groom. Officiating the outdoor ...

Cook, Hartmann

MILWAUKEE — James and Emily Hartmann are happy to announce their marriage on Nov.11, 2017, at the Brown Deer Clubhouse in Milwaukee. The bride is the daughter of Douglas and Nancy Cook of Kingsford The groom is the son of David and Katie Muscavitch of Winneconne, Wis.  The bride is a ...

Engaged

Ross and Connie Tresedder of Kingsford are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter, Hannah, to Brandon Mitchell, son of Jim and Kim Mitchell of Iron Mountain and Michael and Shari Schroeder of Wisconsin Rapids. Hannah is a 2014 graduate of Kingsford High School. She currently ...

Engaged

Beauchamp/Steczynski Photo Mr. and Mrs. David and Kathy Beauchamp of Niagara, Wis. are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter, Danielle Beauchamp to Tyler Steczynski, son of Christopher Steczynski of Stratford, Wis. and Kelly and Cary Hildebrandt of Port Edwards, Wis. Danielle ...

Hicks, Kruppstadt

MARQUETTE — Brinn Hicks and Derek Kruppstadt were married on Aug. 12, 2017, at the Marquette Regional History Center. Adam Kruppstadt, father of the groom, officiated the ceremony. Brinn is the daughter of Perry and Marcia Hicks and Carrie and Mike LaPin. She is employed at U.P. Health ...

Engaged

Harvey and Terri Johnson and Paul and Renee Grenier are pleased to announce the engagement of their children, Katelynn Johnson and Cole Grenier. Katelynn is a 2013 graduate of Iron Mountain High School and a 2017 graduate of Northern Michigan University with a bachelor’s degree in elementary ...

Engaged

Dan and Mary Kay Short of Breitung Township are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter, Sara, to Stephen Lessard, son of Gary and Karin Lessard of Iron Mountain. Sara is a 2010 graduate of Kingsford High School and attended Northern Michigan University and received a bachelor’s ...

Five generations

Theresa Proudfit photo Five generations of women recently gathered for this special photo after the birth of Mabel Rose Pollock on Oct. 21 at Dickinson County Memorial Hospital in Iron Mountain. In front, from left, are great-grandmother Kathy Peterson of Iron Mountain holding her ...

Boyer, Straka

LISLE, Ill. — Laura Boyer and Douglas Straka were married Aug. 5, 2017 at the Morton Arboretum in Lisle. Kate Vance, the groom’s sister, officiated. The bride is the daughter of Dr. Kenneth Boyer and Sue Boyer of Oak Park, Ill. The groom is the son of Martin Straka and Carol Sundstrom ...

Zychowski – 60th

Norway — Richard and Jeanette (DeGroot) Zychowski of Norway recently celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary. They were married on Sept. 14, 1957, at St. Barbara Catholic Church in Vulcan. After their marriage, they resided in Milwaukee for a short period of time and then returned to ...

Anderson — 70th

KINGSFORD — Roland and Maria Anderson of Kingsford celebrated their 70th wedding anniversary with their three children, grandchildren and their spouses at American Martyrs Catholic Church in Kingsford in February. Roland and the former Maria Scherer were married Nov. 29, 1947, in the ...

Engaged

Jack and Beverly Olson of Iron Mountain and Daniel and Victoria Bischoff of Naperville, Ill. are pleased to announce the engagement of their children, Dr. Tracy Olson and Jason Bischoff. Tracy is a 2004 graduate of Kingsford High School. She earned her bachelor of science degree in psychology ...

Edwards — 70th

IRON MOUNTAIN — W. Tom and Lenore Edwards celebrated their 70th anniversary. They were married on Aug. 9, 1947, at Immanuel Baptist Church, originally on the corner of Ludington Street and Carpenter Avenue. Their reception was at Kingsford City Hall. Tom and Lenore have seven children, ...

Zahn — 75th

FAITHORN — John and Rose Zahn of Faithorn are celebrating their 75th wedding anniversary on Sunday. They were married on Nov. 12, 1942, in North Judson, Ind., two weeks before John joined the Army and served in World War II. John is a retired logger and Rose was a homemaker. They have ...

Swanson, DeJesus

GREEN BAY, Wis. — Sammantha Swanson and Roberto DeJesus were married on June 25, 2017, at the Green Bay Botanical Gardens Woodland site in Green Bay, Wis. Pastor Danny Gonzales, the groom’s cousin, officiated. The bride is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Peter Swanson of Iron Mountain. The ...

65th anniversary

Don and Janet (Kermeen) Lantz of Pickerel Lake are celebrating their 65th wedding anniversary. The couple was married on Oct. 18, 1952, at Zion Lutheran Church in Felch. They have four children, Yvonne Lantz, Fred Lantz, Shelly Broeders and Brenda Kramer; 15 grandchildren; 42 ...

Engaged

Nancy and Doug Cook of Kingsford and Kathleen and David Muscavitch of Winneconne, Wis., announce the engagement of their children, Emily Cook and James Hartmann. Emily is a 2003 graduate of Kingsford High School and a 2007 graduate of Northern Michigan University with a bachelor’s degree. She ...

Engaged

Bousley/Jaworski Photo Stacey and Michael Bousley of Niagara, Wis. are pleased to announce the upcoming wedding of their daughter Paige to Benjamin Jaworski, son of the late Lawrence and Nancy Jaworski. Paige is a 2012 graduate of Goodman High School. She attended NWTC and Rasmussen College ...

Wilson — 50th

IRON MOUNTAIN — High school sweethearts, Dennis and Susan (Hingst) Wilson celebrated their 50th anniversary on Sept. 10, 2017. They were married one month before Dennis was deployed to Vietnam to serve his tour of duty as a paratrooper in the 173rd Airborne Brigade in the central ...